23 Jan 2011
11 Oct 2010
Bob Quesal, Ph.D., joins Peter Reitzes and Eric Jackson to moderate a discussion on the topics of mild stuttering and do some people stutter more than others?
Dr. Robert Quesal is a frequent guest on StutterTalk – this was Bob’s first time moderating the discussion and StutterTalk wishes to thank Dr. Quesal for putting up with and guiding our arguments discussion. Dr. Quesal is a Board Recognized Fluency Specialist, a professor at Western Illinois University, co-author of the Overall Assessment of the Speaker’s Experience of Stuttering (OASES) and one of StutterTalk’s “go to” experts on stuttering and therapy.
4 Oct 2010
Dr. Bob Quesal (center) and Dr. Joe Klein (right) join Eric Jackson to discuss how some people in our field “get” the experience of stuttering, and some people just don’t. This episode was recorded in Albany, NY during the 35th annual Weekend Workshop for People Who Stutter. Thanks to Dr. Joe Klein for hosting us and the event.
29 Aug 2010
Robert Quesal PhD, CCC-SLP joins Peter Reitzes and Eric Jackson to discuss numerous stuttering related topics including is fluency shaping more of a liability than stuttering modification, do some speech-language pathologists “give up” on therapy too easily because they are looking at fluency as their measure of change, does the field need to move away from traditional speech tools and choosing a speech-language pathologist.
18 Jul 2010
Bob Quesal, Ph.D., CCC-SLP (left) and Bill Murphy, M.A., CCC-SLP join Peter Reitzes and Eric Jackson at the National Stuttering Association’s 2010 annual conference in Cleveland, Ohio. We discuss Joseph Sheehan’s iceberg, covert stuttering, Bill’s wonderful article Old Fart Face and much more.
10 Jul 2010
J Scott Yaruss PhD, CCC-SLP and Bob Quesal PhD, CCC-SLP join Peter Reitzes and Eric Jackson at the National Stuttering Association’s 2010 annual conference in Cleveland, Ohio. We discuss quality of life issues and the OASES (The Overall Assessment of the Speaker’s Experience of Stuttering).
24 May 2010
What Interferes with Talking: The Dean Williams Approach to Stuttering Treatment with Dr. Robert Quesal (202)
Robert Quesal, Ph.D., CCC-SLP joins Peter Reitzes to discuss what interferes with talking and the Dean Williams therapy approach. We would like to thank the Stuttering Foundation for allowing us to use audio segments of Dean Williams during this episode that are copyrighted to the Foundation.
7 Jan 2010
Dr. Robert Quesal joins Peter Reitzes to discuss empathy, forward moving speech, utilizing normal speech, the difference between forward moving speech and stuttering modification, Dean William’s therapy approach, Lidcombe speech therapy and much more.
“Walking and not falling are two different things. Just like talking and stuttering are two different things. Trying to not stutter is not the same as talking fluently.” -Robert Quesal, Episode 170
15 Jan 2009
Robert Quesal, Ph.d., CCC-SLP is interviwed by Eric Jackson and Peter Reitzes about the forward moving speech therapy approach developed by Dean Williams. Dr. Quesal is a professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Western Illinois University and is is a Board Recognized Specialist in Fluency Disorders.